Capabilities of GMO Laboratory
Determination of genetically modified food for labelling purposes.
Verify “GMO-free and “Non-GMO” claims.
GMO Laboratory designated as the ASEAN Reference Laboratory for GMO testing by the European Union (EU)
Type of sample received
- Raw food products*
- Processed food products*
*Based on soy, maize/corn, potato, tomato, rice, wheat and papaya.
Type of analysis
Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) method
– screen/detect specific DNA sequence(s) in food.
Real-Time PCR method
– Quantification of GM content in food products.
Updated: July 27, 2016 at 2:17 am